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As an activity, go back to week one and review the cultural values dimensions or conduct an internet search on the same. Select one that you consider to impact the business systems of a diverse culture.

Next conduct an internet search for “images cultural iceberg theory”. Review the different images and select a few images that you like best.

Please post your favorite image of cultural iceberg theory you selected to Padlet at:


Password: Iceberg (Please note: I believe the “I” is a capital letter)

Now study your image and notice the differences between the aspects of culture above the water line and below the water line. Identify an item below the water line that aligns with the cultural value dimension you selected from week one.

Once you complete these assigned tasks for this step, mark this step complete.

Looking ahead to the next step, we will ask you to share the aspect of culture from the image and the cultural dimension you selected in the next step as part of the assigned discussion.

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